The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 44 26 54
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +28
Permanent jobs citing TDD 39 33 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.04% 6.01% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.97% 7.52% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 36 33 15
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,900 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
653 439 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 84.37% 79.96% 74.21%
Number of salaries quoted 523 406 443
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

TDD
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Somerset region.

TDD Salary Trend in Somerset

TDD
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Somerset

TDD
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -14 18 £50,000 +2.56% 5
Street -4 10 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Bridgwater -4 8 £34,500 -8.00% 1
Taunton - 2 £40,000 -
TDD
South West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD.

1 87 (83.65%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (69.23%) Java
3 47 (45.19%) Git (software)
4 41 (39.42%) MySQL
5 40 (38.46%) Python
6 37 (35.58%) C#
6 37 (35.58%) AngularJS
7 35 (33.65%) jQuery
8 33 (31.73%) PostgreSQL
8 33 (31.73%) Scrum
9 31 (29.81%) Linux
10 30 (28.85%) HTML
10 30 (28.85%) OOD
11 28 (26.92%) JavaScript
12 27 (25.96%) Django
13 25 (24.04%) Leaflet
13 25 (24.04%) TypeScript
13 25 (24.04%) Flask
14 22 (21.15%) SQL
14 22 (21.15%) CSS
15 21 (20.19%) C++
15 21 (20.19%) Spring
16 20 (19.23%) Pair Programming
16 20 (19.23%) Software Engineering
17 19 (18.27%) PHP
17 19 (18.27%) OOP
17 19 (18.27%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (18.27%) Mathematics
18 18 (17.31%) Telecoms
18 18 (17.31%) Digital Media

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (12.50%) Gunicorn
1 13 (12.50%) nginx
2 9 (8.65%) Node.js
3 7 (6.73%) ColdFusion
4 5 (4.81%) IIS
5 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (39.42%) MySQL
2 33 (31.73%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (10.58%) SQL Server
4 9 (8.65%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.73%) Redis
6 4 (3.85%) Big Data
6 4 (3.85%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.92%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 47 (45.19%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.58%) JUnit
3 10 (9.62%) Selenium
4 5 (4.81%) WebDriver
4 5 (4.81%) TeamCity
4 5 (4.81%) Cucumber
4 5 (4.81%) JIRA
4 5 (4.81%) Maven
4 5 (4.81%) Subversion
4 5 (4.81%) Ant
4 5 (4.81%) Bugzilla
4 5 (4.81%) SpecFlow
4 5 (4.81%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.81%) Hudson
5 2 (1.92%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.96%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.96%) NUnit
General
1 18 (17.31%) Telecoms
2 12 (11.54%) Finance
3 7 (6.73%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 78 (75.00%) Developer
2 40 (38.46%) Senior Developer
3 27 (25.96%) Python Developer
4 25 (24.04%) Senior Python Developer
5 20 (19.23%) Software Developer
6 15 (14.42%) Web Developer
7 13 (12.50%) Java Developer
7 13 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
8 10 (9.62%) .NET Developer
8 10 (9.62%) PHP Developer
8 10 (9.62%) PHP Web Developer
9 8 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (7.69%) C# Developer
9 8 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Junior
10 6 (5.77%) Junior Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Junior Software Developer
11 5 (4.81%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (35.58%) AngularJS
2 35 (33.65%) jQuery
3 30 (28.85%) HTML
4 27 (25.96%) Django
5 25 (24.04%) Leaflet
5 25 (24.04%) Flask
6 22 (21.15%) CSS
7 21 (20.19%) Spring
8 17 (16.35%) .NET
9 14 (13.46%) LAMP
10 12 (11.54%) XML
11 9 (8.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (8.65%) ASP.NET
12 8 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 8 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 8 (7.69%) SOAP
12 8 (7.69%) Web Services
12 8 (7.69%) .NET Framework
13 7 (6.73%) REST
14 5 (4.81%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.27%) Mathematics
2 18 (17.31%) Digital Media
3 13 (12.50%) GIS
4 9 (8.65%) Mobile App
5 8 (7.69%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.81%) Open Source
7 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.92%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.96%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 31 (29.81%) Linux
2 13 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.88%) Android
4 1 (0.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (83.65%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (31.73%) Scrum
3 30 (28.85%) OOD
4 20 (19.23%) Pair Programming
4 20 (19.23%) Software Engineering
5 19 (18.27%) OOP
5 19 (18.27%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (14.42%) OO
7 14 (13.46%) BDD
8 10 (9.62%) MVC
9 9 (8.65%) OO PHP
10 8 (7.69%) Web Development
11 7 (6.73%) E-Commerce
12 6 (5.77%) Automation Testing
12 6 (5.77%) Mentoring
13 5 (4.81%) Test Scripting
13 5 (4.81%) Automated Testing
13 5 (4.81%) User Stories
14 2 (1.92%) Analytics
14 2 (1.92%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 72 (69.23%) Java
2 40 (38.46%) Python
3 37 (35.58%) C#
4 28 (26.92%) JavaScript
5 25 (24.04%) TypeScript
6 22 (21.15%) SQL
7 21 (20.19%) C++
8 19 (18.27%) PHP
9 13 (12.50%) Perl
10 7 (6.73%) Ruby
10 7 (6.73%) CFML
11 6 (5.77%) C
12 2 (1.92%) Clojure
13 1 (0.96%) Delphi
13 1 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (16.35%) Degree
2 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.96%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.96%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (14.42%) hybris
2 10 (9.62%) Zend
3 3 (2.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle
5 1 (0.96%) Business Objects
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £32000 per annum - training and benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - fantastic benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool Street
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Old Street
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago